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051-0197-16L  Photography

SemesterAutumn Semester 2016
LecturersK. Sander
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionGerman
CommentLimited number of participants.
Enrolment by agreement with the lecturer - Motivation letter to be sent to eydel@arch.ethz.ch by 2nd September 2016 at the latest.


AbstractApplying and understanding theoretical and practical aspects of photography from fine arts, architecture and society
ObjectiveThe aim of the course is to reach a higher competence level of the media through applying cultural techniques of photography. Through critical discussions and analyses of the medium, participants will develop their concept of photography and confront its theoretical and practical challenges.
ContentParticipants will analyze the motivations, strategies, and technical methods of artists and photographers. These analyses will also include the effectiveness and the history of reception of the given work or artist. Based on practical examples, theories of photography will be applied, i.e. through discussing reference, reproducibility, image time, etc.
Prerequisites / NoticePlaces are limited. Enrolment by agreement with the lecturer. Please Motivation letter to be sent until 10.9.2015 an Wirz Mirjam <wirz@arch.ethz.ch>